Steam fanboys rejoice! Or maybe not…
2011 is behind us, and the yearly breakdown of BitTorrent traffic of the most pirated software of the year has been released.
The Original Crysis recently released on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 as a downloadable title. For the first time, console gamers have their chance to experience the original Crysis in all it’s glory. Well, not all it’s glory, but it’s an excellent looking title…..
Ask any pc gamer if they thought Crysis would be possible on consoles with quality comparable to the original version and they likely would have laughed in your face. The game has been the benchmark for PC gaming this generation, and at the game’s launch…..
Today is the day that the original Crysis heads to console. Available today on the Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Store, Crytek’s original masterpiece gives new found fans of the franchise the opportunity to play what many considered the best looking game of this generation……
New gameplay footage has surfaced for the original Crysis on consoles, alongside an official release date for the shooter. The gameplay, which originally aired on Gamespot takes you through one of the early levels in the console version of the game. Also outed was the…..
Wondering what Crysis will look like when it releases on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in October? Thankfully Crytek has sent over a batch of new images that flex some CryEngine 3 muscle. The game which was announced in a recent trailer, has been…..
There had been speculation that Crytek’s 2007 shooter, Crysis, would be heading to current generation consoles. Last night these rumors were confirmed with a full trailer reveal showing that the game will be headed to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this October. While to…..
Last night Electronic Arts posted their Q1 earnings report, and it appears that business has been good for the publishing giant. Blockbuster franchises like Portal 2, Crysis 2, and FIFA 11 led the way for the publisher with all three games becoming multi-million sellers in…..
It is rare that part 1 of a series comes out after the sequel, but on consoles, Crytek is about to make it happen. It has recently been discovered that the ESRB has given the original ‘Crysis’ for both PS3 and Xbox 360 a ‘Mature’…..
Today, Crytek released the much anticipated “DX11 Ultra Upgrade” for Crysis 2 PC players and judging from the video below, damn. Had Crysis 2 looked this good on my play-through with the console version I might have been able to overlook the game’s mediocre story,…..
Crytek explored a new direction with its Crysis franchise in the development process for Crysis 2. With the original Crysis being a game that made a name for itself by literally being unplayable by large segments of the gaming community, Crytek looked to make the…..
If anyone thought Crysis 2‘s graphics weren’t up to snuff, they’ll soon be putting their money where their mouth is. Crytek has announced that the highly anticipated DX11 patch will be available after the PC patch version 1.9 releases next week. The patch will consist of…..
The Crysis 2 Decimation Map Pack Quietly Crept into circulation while the gaming world recovers from E3 2011. The pack which went live a couple of days ago includes five new multiplayer maps and two new weapons to be used in the multiplayer component of…..
I had a lot of fun being strong, fast and invisible in Crysis 2. In fact, I pumped in around 25 hours into the 360 multiplayer beta/demo alone. Yes, that was more “Skyline” than any healthy individual would endure voluntarily.
Today the first DLC add on for Crysis 2 hits Xbox 360 and PC. The Realiation Map Pack features four new iconic locations to the already Robust set of maps included in Crysis 2.
Back in April, we posted leaked screenshots of a new multiplayer map pack for Crysis 2 entitled “Retaliation,” and until now no other details surfaced. Tonight the official trailer for The Crysis 2 Retaliation Map Pack hit the net. The recently released trailer showcases four new maps: Park Avenue, Transit, Shipyard, and Compound. The maps are supported across all multiplayer game types.
Crytek has big things planned for Crysis 2 and the CryEngine 3 this summer. The mod scene surrounding Crysis will happy to know that Cevat Yerli, CEO of Crytek, has posted an announcement that outlines plans for editing tools coming for Crysis 2 later this year.
Crysis 2 recently launched for the PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 and we’ve just gotten word of the first details of the first map pack DLC for the game. Titled “Retaliation”, the map pack is rumored to include four new maps. Our tipster included a bunch of screenshots for the map pack but didn’t hint at a release date for the upcoming DLC for Crysis 2.
Crytek has announced that it is officially working on a Direct X11 patch for Crysis 2. No details have been announced about the patch, so what to expect from the much wanted compatibility is up in the air.
Let me start off by saying that I was a big fan of Crysis 2. It was a day one buy for me (Xbox 360) and I have no regrets. That being said, after spending some quality time with the game, as much as I was impressed, I see far more potential to be had.
Crysis 2 and Killzone 3 are two of the best shooters of 2011 thus far, both offering jaw dropping visuals and plenty of visceral first person action. With two games of this caliber, it’s only fair to put them side by side to see who comes out on top.
Crysis 2 is the latest and greatest first person shooter to have been released in 2011, and recent sales numbers indicate that the game is most popular on the Xbox 360. According to the sales figures the Xbox 360 accounts for 57% of the total sales for the game in its first week.
Eventhough resourceful PC gamers have already found workarounds to some of the issues that have been affecting Crysis 2, an update has been released that fixes some of the early issues that players have complained about.
Leading up to its release Crysis 2 received many criticisms, reviewers and gamers at multiple gaming sites examined demo codes of the game and came to one conclusion: Crysis 2 looked better on the Xbox 360.